|2003 Rainbow Gathering (Utah) - Various|
This is music from the "2003 Rainbow Family Circus and Tribal Zoo" CDs compiled by Tenali from recordings made at the rainbow family gathering of the tribes that took place in Utah for a time around the 4th of July, 2003 where people came together by many paths for a time becoming one in harmony celebrating love in spirit manifesting visions of peace and healing our mother earth. These MP3 files come from Rob Savoye's collection on www.welcomehome.org...
Keywords: Alternative Culture
Downloads: 6,521 (2 reviews)
|2005 Rainbow Gathering (Mexico)|
2005 Rainbow Mexico: This collection contains music from the 2005 Rainbow Gathering of the Tribes in Mexico. Tenali has been recording music at Rainbow Gatherings for the past several years, and has been releasing "Rainbow Family Circus & Tribal Zoo" CDs of his work. He sent me a copy of this CD so that I could endcode it on the computer and publish it via the Internet Archive. This music is provided to you for free in loving kindness...
Keywords: Alternative Culture
Downloads: 25,780 (1 review)
|3rd Brother - Audio Book - Travis Rogers|
Two strangers find them selves in a strange deserted forest, surrounded by abandoned ruins. They soon uncover a history of three brothers. One brother obsessed with discovering the mysteries of time sacrifices the other two to gain his own immortality.
Keywords: horror; audio book; story; mp3
|R John Woolfrey reading at Zeke's Gallery - July 28, 2005 - R John Woolfrey|
As the title says R John Woolfey reads his story Vespasiennes at Zeke's Gallery in Montreal as part of the Zeke's gets proud Pride Reading event
Keywords: Gay Literature; Readings
|R. Holmes & Co. - John Kendrick Bangs|
LibriVox recording of R. Holmes & Co., by John Kendrick Bangs. Raffles Holmes is introduced in these stories as the son of the great Sherlock Holmes. He is also revealed to be the grandson of A.J. Raffles, a gentleman thief pursued by Sherlock Holmes many years earlier. This apparently contradictory family background sets the stage for his colorful and amusing adventures. (Summary by lubee930) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or oth...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; mystery; Sherlock Holmes; Raffles Holmes; Detective stories; Crime
Downloads: 1,865 (1 review)
|R. John Woolfrey reading at Zeke's Gallery - R. John Woolfrey|
R. John Woolfrey reading at Zeke's Gallery Nov 17, 2005
Keywords: Montreal; Gay Literature; Short Stories
|Raat yun dil mein teri, Faiz Ahmed Faiz - Hema Manicka|
Raat yun dil mein teri, urdu ghazal by Faiz Ahmed Faiz, recorded by Hema Manicka
Keywords: Poetry Urdu Faiz, Faiz Ahmed
|Rachel Ray - Anthony Trollope|
LibriVox recording of Rachel Ray by Anthony Trollope The love that develops between Luke Rowan and Rachel Ray is not universally welcomed. Mrs. Tappitt- a rich, influential, and bad woman - wishes him to marry one of her own daughters, while Rachel's mother and older sister are not sure he is worthy of her. After many adventures, everybody gets what they deserve. Characteristically to Trollope's works, there is also a secondary plot involving the election of parliament in Baslehurst."Summary by ...
|Racketty-Packetty House and other stories - Frances Hodgson Burnett|
LibriVox recording of Racketty-Packetty House and other stories, by Frances Hodgson Burnett. This is a collection of short stories and fairy tales by Frances Hodgson Burnett, the author of The Secret Garden and A little Princess. (Summary by Elli) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; children; fairy tales; fiction; short stories; kids; teen; young adult; F.H. Burnett; Racketty-Packetty House; Surly Tim; The Land of the Blue Flower; The Little Hunchback Zia; Esmeralda; My Robin; Mere Giraud's Little Daughter
|Rada; A Belgian Christmas Eve - Alfred Noyes|
LibriVox recording of Rada; A Belgian Christmas Eve, by Alfred Noyes. Read by David Wales This is not heart warming holiday fare. It is a short (one-act) unsubtle antiwar play by the English poet Alfred Noyes (1880 1958), published in 1915 while World War I is in progress. Part of the work is in verse. Music sung by Duane Steadman, who has placed these performances in the public domain. (Summary by David Wales) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feed...
Keywords: Antiwar; World War I; Belgium; English; war story; play; tragedy; Belgian villagers; German soldiers; audiobook; librivox
|Radioactive Substances - Marie Curie|
LibriVox recording of Radioactive Substances, by Marie Curie. Read by Availle. Marie Curie, born in Warsaw in 1867, was a French physicist and chemist famous for her work on radioactivity. She was a pioneer in the field of radioactivity and the first person honored with two Nobel Prizes - in physics (1903) and chemistry (1911). The risks of working with strongly radioactive materials were not known at that time, and she eventually died in 1934 from an illness likely caused by radiation poisoning...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; Radioactive Substances; Marie Curie
|Raffles, Further Adventures of the Amateur Cracksman - E. W. Hornung|
Librivox recording of Raffles, Further Adventures of the Amateur Cracksman by E. W. Hornung read by Kristin Hughes. Raffles, Further Adventures of the Amateur Cracksman (also published as The Black Mask) is the second collection of stories in the Raffles series. After the dark turn of events at the end of The Gift of the Emperor, Bunny's done his time and, his life not being quite what it was before, now finds himself longing for the companionship of his Raffles...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; Adventure; Mystery
Downloads: 12,918 (3 reviews)
|Ragged Dick - Horatio Alger, Jr.|
LibriVox recording of Ragged Dick, by Horatio Alger. Horatio Alger, Jr. was well known for his best-selling series of books highlighting "the American Dream" of poor boys making good and becoming rich and successful through "luck and pluck". Ragged Dick was the first in this niche, and follows the adventures of Dick Hunter, a ragged bootblack as he makes the decision to "grow up 'spectable," and how he goes about achieving his goals through the help of his friends, his inherent honesty, and his ...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; children; teens; alger; ragged dick
Downloads: 75,563 (2 reviews)
|Raggedy Andy Stories - John B. Gruelle|
LibriVox recording of Raggedy Andy Stories, by John B. Gruelle. Read by LibriVox volunteers. Raggedy Ann is a fictional character created by writer Johnny Gruelle (1880–1938) in a series of books he wrote and illustrated for young children. Raggedy Ann is a rag doll with red yarn for hair. The character was created in 1915 as a doll, and was introduced to the public in the 1918 book Raggedy Ann Stories...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; children; raggedy; andy; rag doll; stories; gruelle
|Raggedy Ann Stories - Johnny Gruelle|
LibriVox recording of Raggedy Ann Stories, by Johnny Gruelle. This is the book that started it all. Johnny Gruelle gave his daughter Marcella a rag doll, on which he had drawn an eternally smiling face. Marcella and Raggedy Ann became inseparable, and inspired Gruelle to write Raggedy Ann Stories, which was sold with its very own Raggedy Ann doll. Sadly, Marcella died at age 13 after complications from a smallpox vaccine, but Gruelle continued writing about Raggedy Ann...
Keywords: raggedy; ann; gruelle; children; stories; librivox
|Raggedy Ann Stories - John B. Gruelle|
LibriVox recording of Raggedy Ann Stories by John B. Gruelle. Read by Shannon To the millions of children and grown-ups who have loved a Rag Doll, the author dedicated these stories. Now listen as eight voices read to you Raggedy Ann’s exciting adventures, as gentle and charming today, as they were when first published in 1918. Find out what is written on her candy heart, what was the gift the fairies brought, and all about Raggedy Ann’s new sisters...
Keywords: raggedy; ann; children; librivox; audiobook; stories
|Raiding with Morgan - Byron A. Dunn|
LibriVox recording of Raiding with Morgan, by Byron A. Dunn. It is a fictional tale of cavalry actions during the U.S. Civil War, under General John Morgan. (Summary by M. Craun) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; adventure; historical fiction; war stories
|Railway Children - E. Nesbit|
Librivox recording of Railway Children by E. Nesbit. Read by Karen Savage Edith Nesbit's classic story, in which three children, pulled suddenly from their comfortable suburban life, move to the country with their mother, where they come to know and love the ways of the railways. (Summary by Karen Savage) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; literature; children; trains
Downloads: 247,926 (5 reviews)
|Rain - W. Somerset Maugham|
LibriVox recording of Rain, by W. Somerset Maugham. Read by Bellona Times. One of Maugham's most famous short stories, Rain unfolds in a soggy tropical paradise marred by self-righteous hypocrites trying to force their moral beliefs on a girl who basically just wants to have fun. At a running time of approximately 1 3/4 hours, it is too long for inclusion in a Short Story collection.(Summary by Bellona Times) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds,...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; fiction; short stories; British literature; 20th century; post-WWI; faith; intolerance; desire; Samoa
Downloads: 27,894 (1 review)
|Rain (Version 2) - William Somerset Maugham|
LibriVox recording of Rain (Version 2), by William Somerset Maugham. Read by Linda Hogan. Rain charts the moral disintegration of a missionary attempting to convert a Pacific island prostitute named Sadie Thompson. (Introduction by an excerpt from Wikipedia) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; fiction; rain; william somerset maugham
|Rainbow Valley - Montgomery, L.M.|
Rainbow Valley, the seventh book in the Anne of Green Gables series explores the world of Anne & Gilbert’s six children along with the exploits of the Merediths, the children of the town’s new minister. With no mother and an absent-minded father, the Meredith children are not being properly brought up. This leads to their many adventures causing the ladies of the town to gossip, risking their father’s job...
Keywords: Rainbow; Children
|Ralestone Luck - Andre Norton|
LibriVox recording of Ralestone Luck by Andre Norton. Read in English by Gabriel Glenn Rupert Ralestone is officially the Marquess of Lorne--but with no family money or prestige, the title is worthless. He and his younger brother and sister return to the old family homestead--Pirate's Haven. Their only hope is to find the family's talisman, a great sword, and restore it to its proper place. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; adventure; pirates; hidden treasure
|Ralph the Heir - Anthony Trollope|
LibriVox recording of Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope. Read in English by Arnold. As usual, Trollope creates a nice variety of characters of different English classes, sentiments and positions. The primary themes are the inheritance of property, extravagance or reason in the spending of assets, the mating of young people, and the electoral practices of the time. The election chapters are based on Trollope's own experiences when he ran for Parliament.There are, of course, many subplots which ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; victorian; entail; electioneering
Downloads: 1,209 (1 review)
|Ramayana Book 2, The - Valmiki|
LibriVox recording of The Ramayana Book 2, by Valmiki, translated by Ralph T. H Griffith. Read by om123. The Ramayana is an ancient Sanskrit epic. It is attributed to the Hindu sage Valmiki and forms an important part of the Hindu canon (smṛti). The Ramayana is one of the two great epics of India, the other being Mahabharata. It is the story of Rama, who emabrks on an epic journey followed by the fight with Ravana, the demon king who abducted Rama's wife, Sita...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; ancient texts; poetry; epic; Valmiki
|Rameau's Nephew - Denis Diderot|
LibriVox recording of Rameau's Nephew by Denis Diderot. Read by BensonBrunswin. Rameau's Nephew, or the Second Satire (French: Le Neveu de Rameau ou La Satire seconde) is an imaginary philosophical conversation written by Denis Diderot, probably between 1761 and 1772. It was first published in 1805 in German translation by Goethe, but the French manuscript used has subsequently disappeared. The German version was translated back into French by de Saur and Saint-Genies and published in 1821...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; literature; fiction; satire
|Ramona - Helen Hunt Jackson|
LibriVox recording of Ramona, by Helen Hunt Jackson. Read by Christine Dufour. Set in Old California in the wake of the Mexican-American War, Ramona is two stories at once. It is the story of the love between a part-Native American orphan girl, Ramona, and Alessandro, a young Indian sheepherder. It is also the story of racial prejudice and the clash between cultures as California changes from a Spanish colony to an American territory...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; adventure; fiction; romance
|Ramona - Helen Hunt Jackson|
LibriVox recording of Ramona by Helen Hunt Jackson. Ramona, a novel written by Helen Hunt Jackson (1884), is the story of a part-Scottish and part-Native American orphan girl growing up and getting married in Southern California, suffering racial discrimination and hardship. Originally serialized in the Christian Union on a weekly basis, the novel became immensely popular. Overall, it has had more than 300 printings, been made into four film versions, and has been performed as an outdoor play an...
Keywords: ibrivox; literature; audiobook; fiction; historical fiction
Downloads: 12,144 (4 reviews)
|Ranald Bannerman's Boyhood - MacDonald, George|
George MacDonald is mainly known for his fantasy works and fairy tales such as At the Back of the North Wind and The Princess and the Goblin. However, during his life he was more famous for many more realistic novels... among them the somewhat autobiographical Ranald Bannerman's Boyhood. This story of a young motherless boy growing up with his brothers in a Scottish manse is full of delightful characters...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; fiction; children
|Random Reminiscences of Men and Events - John D. Rockefeller|
LibriVox recording of Random Reminiscences of Men and Events by John D. Rockefeller. Read by William Tomcho. A good book by the oil revolutionist of the 20th century. As they say "Men should listen to experience" and this book is all about the experience of the second highest taxpayer of the US during the 20's. Though it is not in the book, this is a small poem he wrote: I was early taught to work as well as play, My life has been one long, happy holiday; Full of work and full of play- I dropped...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; non-fiction; history; rockefeller
Downloads: 3,137 (1 review)
|Randy Roarke lecture on William Butler Yeats, May, 1981. - Roark, Randy|
Randy Roark talks about William Butler Yeats as part of Tom Pickard's class on Basil Bunting. Roark discusses Yeats's life and touches on connections between Yeats, Bunting, and Ezra Pound. He reads Yeats's work, including "A coat" and "The fisherman." Pickard adds comments and answers questions.
|Rangy Pete - Guy Morton|
Canadian novelist Guy Morton's Rangy Pete is one of a trio of westerns he wrote in the 1920s (the other two being Black Gold and Wards of the Azure Hills). In this one, the Gary Cooper-esque title character, Rangy Pete, goes up against the Dervishers, and outlaw clan that's been stirring up trouble for the peaceable folks of Triple Butte. In so doing, he encounters a beautiful blue-eyed girl-bandit with the Freudian moniker Miss Dick, who promptly throws a lasso around his heart...
Keywords: cowboy; western; Canadian; outlaw; bandit
|Rape, Adrienne Rich - Falstaff|
Keywords: Rape; Adrienne Rich poem
|Rappaccini's Daughter - Nathaniel Hawthorne|
LibriVox recording of Rappaccini's Daughter by Nathaniel Hawthorne. Recorded by Brett W. Downey. The story is set in Padua in a distant, but unspecified past. From his quarters, Giovanni, a young student of letters, observes Beatrice, the beautiful daughter of Dr. Rappaccini, a scientist working in isolation. Beatrice is confined to the lush and locked gardens filled with poisonous plants by her father...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; fiction; romance
|Rashmirathi, Ramdhari Singh 'Dinkar' - Manas Baveja|
Keywords: Poetry Hindi, Ramdhari Singh 'Dinkar'
Downloads: 49,873 (6 reviews)
|Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia - Samuel Johnson|
LibriVox recording of Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia, by Samuel Johnson. Read by Martin Geeson. In this enchanting fable (subtitled The Choice of Life), Rasselas and his retinue burrow their way out of the totalitarian paradise of the Happy Valley in search of that triad of eighteenth-century aspiration - life, liberty and happiness. According to that quirky authority, James Boswell, Johnson penned his only work of prose fiction in a handful of days to cover the cost of his mother's funeral...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; adventure; fiction; choice of life
Downloads: 12,307 (6 reviews)
|Rastignac The Devil - Philip Jose Farmer|
LibriVox recording of Rastignac The Devil, by Philip Jose Farmer. Read by Gregg Margarite (1957-2012). French colonists on a planet ruled by reptiles and amphibians are forced to wear living “skins” that subdue aggression and enforce vegetarianism. As children, Rastignac and his reptile friend Mapfarity force themselves to become carnivores and begin a protein fueled journey that causes Rastignac to develop a Philosophy of Violence...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; fantasy; fiction; science fiction
Downloads: 13,177 (3 reviews)
|Rautatie - Juhani Aho|
LibriVox recording of Rautatie, by Juhani Aho. Read in Finnish by Tuija Aalto. Aho's first novel Rautatie (Railroad), considered one of his main works, is a story of an elderly couple who hear about railroad first time ever and have a hard time imagining carriages with no horses. They eventually get around to trying it out. (Summary by Tuija Aalto) Juhani Ahon esikoisromaani vuodelta 1884, Rautatie, on kertomus maaseudun ukosta ja akasta, jotka kuulevat naapurikylälle saapuneesta uudesta ihmees...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; fiction; finnish
|Reading by Ginsberg, Rowan, Brownstein, Whalen, Orlovsky, Waldman September 1976 - Brownstein, Michael; Ginsberg, Allen; Orlovsky, Peter; Rowan, Peter; Waldman, Anne; Whalen, Philip|
A reading and musical performance by Allen Ginsberg, Peter Rowan, Michael Brownstein, Philip Whalen, Peter Orlovsky, and Anne Waldman. The reading serves as a fundraiser for Naropa.
Downloads: 387 (1 review)
|Reading of Berrigan Sonnets July 1993 - DuCharme, Mark; Ginsberg, Allen; Hawkins, Bobbie Louise; Hollo, Anselm; Waldman, Anne|
Reading of Ted Berrigan's Sonnets. Naropa students, faculty, and friends read Berrigan's Sonnets in "round-robin" style.
|Reading of Indian poets May 1986 - Bye, Reed; Rosenthal, Bob; Waldman, Anne|
A reading of the work of three Indian poets. The original language is read first, followed by the english translation. Reed Bye, Anne Waldman, and Bob Rosenthal read the translations.
|Reading with Field, Pate, Myles June 2000 - Field, Thalia; Myles, Eileen; Pate, Alexs|
This is reading given during the summer of 2000 with Thalia Field, Alexs Pate, and Eileen Myles. In this reading there is a variety of prose and poetry best showing what they were working on at the time.
|Reading with Gilbert, Hunt part 2 June 2004 - Gilbert, Alan; Hunt, Laird|
A reading, tape 2 of 2, given by Alan Gilbert and Laird Hunt at Naropa University June 19, 2004. Gilbert reads from two long poems in progress. Hunt reads from a selection of prose concluding with 1 1/2 chapters from his manuscript Dear Laird Hunt Author of The Impossibly." This is part 2 of 2.
|Reading with Hawkins, Vega, Jones June 2000 - Hawkins, Bobbie Louise; Jones, Hettie; Vega, Janine Pommy|
Summer Writing Program faculty reading from 2000. Bobby Louise Hawkins reads from what she describes as a novel in progress tentatively titled Welcome to the Bon Voyage Hotel. Janine Pommy Vega reads from her book of poems The Mad Dogs of Trieste. Hettie Jones reads several of her own poems.
|Reading with Katz, Levitsky part 1 June 2004 - Katz, Eliot; Levitsky, Rachel|
A reading, June 19, 2004 held at Naropa University including Eliot Katz and Rachel Levitsky. Katz reads new and old poem. Levitsky reads a selection of her translations of Zhang Er and ends with a lengthy reading from her manuscript in progress Neighbor. This is part 1 of 2.
|Reading with Mayer Brownstein Collum August 1985 - Brownstein, Michael; Brownstein, Michael; Brownstein, Michael; Collom, Jack; Collom, Jack; Collom, Jack; Mayer, Bernadette|
A reading on August 3, 1985 at Naropa Institute introduced by Anne Waldman. The readers, reading their own work or collaborations, included Bernadette Mayer, Michael Brownstein and Jack Collum.
|Reading with Whalen Clausen Hollow part 1 July 1980 - Clausen, Andy; Ginsberg, Allen; Whalen, Philip|
80p182 and 80p181 contain parts 1 and 2, respectively, of a reading given on 7/23/80 by Allen Ginsberg, Andy Clausen, and Philip Whalen. 80p181 contains additional material: a reading given by Anselm Hollo on 7/30/80. [Note: Hollo appears to be the final reader at another event, although it is not clear which tape contains the rest of this event. This is part 2 of 2.
|Reading with Whalen Clausen Hollow part 1 July 1980 - Clausen, Andy; Hollo, Anselm; Whalen, Philip|
80p182 and 80p181 contain parts 1 and 2, respectively, of a reading given on 7/23/80 by Allen Ginsberg, Andy Clausen, and Philip Whalen. 80p181 contains additional material: a reading given by Anselm Hollo on 7/30/80. [Note: Hollo appears to be the final reader at another event, although it is not clear which tape contains the rest of this event. This is part 1 of 2.
|Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm - Kate Douglas Wiggin|
LibriVox recording of Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm, by Kate Douglas Wiggin. Rebecca goes to live with her two stern aunts in a village in Maine. Her joy for life ends up inspiring them. (summary from Wikipedia) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; literature; children; wiggin; rebecca sunnybrook
|Rebel Spurs - Andre Norton|
LibriVox recording of Rebel Spurs by Andre Norton. Read in English by Richard Kilmer In 1866, only men uprooted by war had reason to ride into Tubacca, Arizona, a nondescript town as shattered and anonymous as the veterans drifting through it. So when Drew Rennie, newly discharged from Forrest’s Confederate scouts, arrived leading everything he owned behind him—his thoroughbred stud Shiloh, a mare about to foal, and a mule—he knew his business would not be questioned...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; fiction; western